Animafest 2008


The highlights of this year's Animafest side film program are: program „Africa" that will for the first time present to the Croatian audience historical overview of African animation and film retrospective by famous African animator Moustapha Alassane, also a member of this year's Grand Competition Jury, then „Women in Animation" program that will definitely attract wide audience by presenting a historical overview of animated films by female authors, film retrospective of Croatian female authors and selection of animated films by female authors curated by Joanna Quinn - president of this year's Grand Competition Jury and 2006 Animafest Grand Prix winner. In cooperation with IDFA - International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam Animafest has also prepared a wide selection of animated documentary films.

The World Festival of Animated Film in Zagreb is traditionally the second oldest festival in Europe. In the course of its thirty-year-old history it has systematically been following world animation production through a number of films in competition and out of competition.

For more detailed programme please check: www.animafest.hr